Senior Web Designer Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Web Designer is $64,819 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Flash and Microsoft Word. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Senior Web Designer Total Pay (?
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$43,940 - $89,488
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $64,818
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Senior Web Designer Total Pay (?
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$16.49 - $69.53
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MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,940 - $89,488  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,830  
Profit Sharing
$976 - $9,826  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$42,906 - $95,508  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 981
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$24$48$72
Hourly Rate
$16.49 - $69.53  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00 - $0.00  
Overtime
$26.27 - $59.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,830  
   
Profit Sharing
$976 - $9,826  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$42,906 - $95,508  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 981
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Job Description for Senior Web Designer

A senior web designer is responsible for designing and implementing websites for one or more companies. Depending on the size and structure of their firm, the "senior" designation may refer to either how long they have been employed by their firm or their position relative to other designers; a senior web designer may be a leader for a team of designers as well.
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Senior Web Designer Tasks
  • Ensure creative elements are inline with brand requirements.
  • Interprets creative "look" of each promotion and builds, develops layouts of those materials assigned.
  • Conceptualize, create, develop, design and produce web promotions using graphics design software.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Web Designer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference By Location

Boston
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Seattle
up arrow 15%
up arrow 11%
Washington
up arrow 9%
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Houston
up arrow 4%
Austin
up arrow 3%
Atlanta
up arrow 1%
National Average
$66,000
Dallas
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Experience Affects Senior Web Designer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%
National Average
$66,000

Skills That Affect Senior Web Designer Salaries

Flash
up arrow 22%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 13%
Design
up arrow 7%
JavaScript
up arrow 6%
Graphic Design
up arrow 4%
Adobe Photoshop
up arrow 3%
Web Design
0%
Web Development
0%
National Average
$66,000
Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
up arrow 2%
PHP
up arrow 2%
HTML
up arrow 3%
HTML5
up arrow 3%
Dreamweaver
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
37%
female alumni
 
Male
63%
male alumni

Years of Experience

1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
45%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 15%
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